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Course Name

HLTAID003 - Provide first aid (Online + 2 Hour Skills Practical & Assessment)

Course Code Included

HLTAID003 Provide first aid

HLTAID002 Provide basic emergency life support

HLTAID001 Provide cardiopulmonary resuscitation

Course Cost

$97 (may vary)

Course Duration

2 Hours - Skills Practice & Assessment

Is the course accredited?


Does the course meet workplace requirements?


Previously known as

HLTAID003 (Old code HLTFA311A)

Apply first aid

Senior first aid

First aid refresher

Available Discounts

Group Booking Discounts Available

HLTAID003 - Provide first aid (Plus Online)

The HLTAID003 Provide first aid course is the minimum requirement for Workplace First Aid Training and Compliance.

This course is ideal for those who work from home, are isolated to their workplace, or have time constraints, and can complete online training and assessment at your own pace in the comfort of your own home or office, meeting the required knowledge before attending the Skills Practice & Assessment Workshop for 3 hours to demonstrate competency.

The following unit(s) will be awarded to successful participants. The First Aid Certificate will be issued by First Aid Pro – RTO 40407


Includes using a Defibrillator (AED), and Epi Pen and Asthma Training

Previously known as Apply first aid and known as Senior First Aid or Level 2 Workplace First Aid

Covid-19 Precautions

At First Aid Courses Darwin your health and safety is our priority. Infection control measures and COVID-19 practices are applied across all of our training facilities. Please remember if you are unwell or experiencing any symptoms we ask that you contact us to reschedule your training. 

Course Requirements

  • Participants must be 14 years of age (those who are under 18 must present enrolment form from a parent or guardian to accept responsibility
  • Participants must have Language, Literacy, and Numeracy (LLN) skills to effectively produce a written report and conduct a verbal report, calculate CPR compression rates and breaths, read and interpret safety signs and use first aid equipment such as a defibrillator (AED).
  • Perform at least 2 minutes of uninterrupted single rescuer CPR (5 cycles of both compression and breaths) on an adult manikin placed on the floor
  • Perform at least 2 minutes of interrupted single rescuer CPR (5 cycles of both compression) on an infant manikin placed on the firm surface

Course Structure

All learners will be assessed through a combination of the following assessment methods:

  • Practical Demonstrations: Simulated scenarios/Role playing
  • Project (Incident Report)
  • Knowledge Assessment

Online Training and Assessment

The online course features clear, easy to understand with up to date information. The time required to complete the online varies based on learners existing knowledge, skills, and experience. (4-8Hours)

Face-to-Face (2 Hours)

  • The Practical Skills and Assessment Workshop give you the opportunity to learn, practice, receive feedback and complete required skills assessment. To confirm understanding of online work a short quiz will be completed in the practical workshop.

Course Times

Our First Aid Practical Skills and Assessment Workshop run in the Adelaide CBD every day of the week from 9am to 12pm or 2pm to 5pm and some evenings. Course time do vary, check course calendar HERE  

Course Costs

  • $97
  • Price beat Guarantee 10% Off (T&C)

First Aid & Certificate Issued Same Day

No Hidden Costs | Fully Accredited | Same Day Certificates (T&C)

Upon successful completion of the training course you will be issued electronically

Statement of Attainment

HLTAID003 Provide first aid 

HLTAID002 Provide basic emergency life support and 

HLTAID001 Provide cardiopulmonary resuscitation.

  • Additionally, hard copies HLTAID003 Provide first aid can be purchased for a fee of $12 including postage.
  • As recommended by the Australian Resuscitation Council and Safe Work Australia, your HLTAID003 Provide first aid certificate is valid for three (3) years. T
  • The HLTAID001 Provide cardiopulmonary resuscitation component of the course is valid for 12 months and will need to be updated annually for you to keep your certification current.

Practical Skills and Assessment Workshop Include:

The participant will show the ability to complete tasks outlined in the criteria of this unit, manage tasks and manage contingencies in the context of the job role.

Practice and assessment will be completed in line with state/territory regulations, first aid codes of practice, Australian Resuscitation Council (ARC) guidelines and workplace procedures:

Followed DRSABCD in line with ARC guidelines, including:

  • performed at least 2 minutes of uninterrupted single rescuer cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) (5 cycles of both compressions and ventilations) on an adult resuscitation manikin placed on the floor
  • performed at least 2 minutes of uninterrupted single rescuer CPR (5 cycles both compressions and ventilations) on an infant resuscitation manikin placed on a firm surface
  • responded appropriately in the event of regurgitation or vomiting
  • managed the unconscious breathing casualty
  • followed single rescue procedure, including the demonstration of a rotation of operators with minimal interruptions to compressions
  • followed the prompts of an Automated External Defibrillator (AED)

Respond to at least two simulated first aid scenarios contextualised to the candidate’s workplace/community setting, including:

  • conducted a visual and verbal assessment of the casualty
  • demonstrated safe manual handling techniques
  • post-incident debrief and evaluation
  • provided an accurate verbal or written report of the incident

Applied first aid procedures for the following:

  • allergic reaction
  • anaphylaxis
  • bleeding control
  • choking and airway obstruction
  • envenomation, using pressure immobilisation
  • fractures, sprains and strains, using arm slings, roller bandages or other appropriate immobilisation techniques
  • respiratory distress, including asthma
  • shock

Course Content

Knowledge Evidence

(Online Theory & Practical Session)

The participant will demonstrate through the successful completion of the online theory, essential knowledge required to effectively complete tasks outlined in the criteria of this unit, manage tasks and manage contingencies in the context of the work role. This includes knowledge of:

State/Territory regulations, first aid codes of practice and workplace procedures including:

  • ARC Guidelines relevant to provision of CPR and first aid
  • safe work practices to minimise risks and potential hazards
  • infection control principles and procedures, including use of standard precautions
  • requirements for currency of skill and knowledge

legal, workplace and community considerations including:

  • awareness of potential need for stress-management techniques and available support following an emergency situation
  • duty of care requirements
  • respectful behaviour towards a casualty
  • own skills and limitations
  • consent
  • privacy and confidentiality requirements
  • importance of debriefing

considerations when providing first aid including:

  • airway obstruction due to body position
  • appropriate duration and cessation of CPR
  • appropriate use of an AED
  • chain of survival
  • standard precautions
  • how to conduct a visual and verbal assessment of the casualty

principles and procedures for first aid management of the following scenarios:

  • abdominal injuries
  • allergic reaction
  • anaphylaxis
  • basic care of a wound
  • bleeding control
  • burns
  • cardiac conditions, including chest pain
  • choking and airway obstruction
  • crush injuries
  • diabetes
  • dislocations
  • drowning
  • envenomation
  • environmental impact, including hypothermia, hyperthermia, dehydration and heat stroke
  • eye and ear injuries
  • fractures
  • febrile convulsions
  • head, neck and spinal injuries
  • minor skin injuries
  • needle stick injuries
  • poisoning and toxic substances
  • respiratory distress, including asthma
  • seizures, including epilepsy
  • shock
  • soft tissue injuries, including strains and, sprains
  • stroke
  • unconsciousness

basic anatomy and physiology relating to:

  • how to recognise a person is not breathing normally
  • chest
  • response/consciousness
  • upper airway and effect of positional change
  • considerations in provision of first aid for specified conditions